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Date Photographed

15 December 1998

UP locomotives at the Proviso yard and IHB and WC locomotives at Norpaul yard.

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Chicago & North Western 137322 Open gondola car in the UP (former C&NW) Proviso yard (Melrose Park, Illinois).

CNW 137322, CNW, Open gondola cars, Freight cars, CNW unlisted, photographed on 15 December 1998 at Proviso Yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/12/98c15c05.jpg]

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Equipment characteristics of CNW 137322: AAR car type E730 (equipped gondola), plate type B, tare weight 76,700 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 186,300 pounds, dry capacity 3,000 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 69' 7", width 10' 7", height 9' 1"), internal dimensions (length 65' 6", width 9' 0", height 5' 1"), pool number 8,024,258. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Railcar fleet details for CNW 137322: Equipped Gondola, Mechanical Designation: GBS; Outside Length: 69 ft 7 in; AAR Car Type Code: E730; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 7 in; Inside Length: 65 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 9 ft 1 in; Inside Width: 9 ft 0 in; Height of Extreme Width: 8 ft 5 in; Inside Height: 5 ft 1 in; Upper Eaves Height: 9 ft 1 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 11 in; Plate Clearance: B; Trans. Code: P; Lining: U; Draft Gear: 88; Tare Weight: 76,700 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]

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